Razorbacks win first exhibition in Italy

By: Matt Jones
Published: Thursday, August 9, 2018
Razorbacks forward/center Kiara Williams (10) reaches for a shot as Grambling State Lady Tigers guard Monisha Neal (4) and forward Alexus Williams (30) cover her during a basketball game on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Walton Arena in Fayetteville
Photo by Charlie Kaijo
Razorbacks forward/center Kiara Williams (10) reaches for a shot as Grambling State Lady Tigers guard Monisha Neal (4) and forward Alexus Williams (30) cover her during a basketball game on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Walton Arena in Fayetteville

Arkansas defeated the Italian team Deep 3 Select 67-59 Thursday during an exhibition game in Rome.

Kiara Williams scored 11 points to lead the Razorbacks. Chelsea Dungee added 10 points, Malica Monk 9 points and Rokia Doumbia 7 points.

After leading 51-50 at the end of the third quarter, Arkansas outscored Deep 3 Select 16-9 in the fourth quarter.

The game was the first in a three-game exhibition trip to Italy for the Razorbacks. Arkansas is scheduled to play again Monday against Italian Select in Florence, and Wednesday against International All-Stars in Lake Como.

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